Resources

At RELEX, we’ve accumulated a great deal of retail expertise from among the ranks of our more than 800 retail planning specialists. Pick our brains by diving into the resources our experts have authored — from blogs and whitepapers to guides, reports, and videos.

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Conquering Microspace Optimization Through Data and AI

In this webinar, our experts discuss automated space planning and present opportunities to utilize AI-driven data across supply chain and space management.

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Boost Sales and Profitability through Automated, Store-Specific Planogram Optimization

With automation, central planning teams can create a high volume of accurate planograms that are adapted to store needs. This will decrease out-of-stocks and overstocks, reduce inventory costs, and improve operational efficiency in stores.

Unified Space Optimization Drives Tangible Value

Whereas store-specific planogramming can drive remarkable benefits like increased sales and availability and decreased waste, unified space planning builds on those benefits to deliver additional, more tangible value across the business.

Webinar Recap: Drive Operational Efficiency with Proactive Capacity Management

The ultimate goal for retail supply chain planning is to ensure that the right products arrive in the right amount at the right time in the right place.

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Drive Operational Efficiency with Proactive Capacity Management

In this webinar, our experts make the case for a proactive approach to supply planning and capacity management to optimize the goods flow and take full advantage of workforce and space availability.

Seasonal Merchandise Planning: Optimize Your Retail Space Replenishment

An automated space planning solution can use store-specific layout and display information to maximize margin for seasonal merchandise and drive additional sales through smart display placement.

Tailor Your On-Shelf Inventory with Store-Specific Planograms

A unified approach to category management combined with the right planning tool allows retailers to leverage localized demand data to automate store-specific planogramming.

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Why Category Management Should Always Start with Behavioral Clustering

This whitepaper explores different clustering approaches, the benefits of using behavioral clustering and tailoring assortment and space with customer demand.

How to Improve Customer-Centricity with In-Store Assortment Collaboration

While category insight data is widely used to aid the production of more customer-focused assortments, many retailers fail to leverage the knowledge of those closest to the customer – the local store staff.

Benefit from Forecast Data in Your Planograms

During my almost seven years working with space planning, I’ve faced almost every question there is to ask around the topic. One, however, seems to come up constantly “Can we use forecast data when making...

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Five Pitfalls to Avoid When Creating Store Clusters

Retailers are looking at their merchandising strategies to cluster stores more precisely in order to understand demand at a more granular level.

RELEX’s approach to space and assortment planning

Combining space and assortment planning with accurate demand forecasts and optimized replenishment has great benefits. In this video, we’ll give an overview of RELEX’s Space & Assortment Solutions.

Which Capabilities to Prioritize When Implementing Merchandising Systems

As a retailer grows and matures, they will inevitably find themselves, at some point, needing to invest in merchandising systems. But which capabilities to prioritize?

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Balancing Sales and Costs with the Optimum Level of Assortment Differentiation

Finding the optimum balance between centralized and customer-centric assortment differentiation is a critical task. But how this optimum can be arrived?